Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

CH313
Quantum Chemistry
0.5 Credit

Postulates and principles of quantum mechanics. Exact solutions of the Schrodinger Equation for model systems and the hydrogen atom. Variational method and perturbation theory. Hartree-Fock. Molecular orbital and valence bond theories. Density functional theory.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
CH213 (or CH215); MA110* (or one of MA101, MA103).
Notes
3 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 3 lab hours